Friday, April 29, 2011

Apostrophe Abuse - Something Funny to a Very Select Audience: Writers, Teachers, and Word Nerds


You know you are a Word Nerd when misplaced apostrophes tickle your funny bone. If you fit this definition, Apostrophe Abuse will brighten your day. Seriously people - some of these are just cringe worthy.



*Full Disclosure: I am a Word Nerd.

2 comments:

  1. Be careful with too-critical alpha readers unless you have extremely thick skin! Too much nit picking of a first draft can make an author want to chuck the whole book! A good alpha reader can bring out the good parts and help polish the rough parts...

    Thanks so much to Lindsay and Sara for being great, encouraging alpha readers.

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  2. Apostrophe errors don't make me laugh... they make me cringe!!! That one with Christmas is over the top.

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